Kerr County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

Note: Corrected/updated 2013 property tax data for Anderson, Andrews, Angelina, Ector, Hale, Hood and Montgomery on April 29, 2015.

POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»
Estimate 2016:51,504More data
Estimate 2015:51,011 
Estimate 2014:50,426 
Estimate 2013:49,834 
Estimate 2012:49,751 
Estimate 2011:49,628 
Census 2010:49,625More data
Census 2000:43,653More data
Population of the County Seat (Kerrville)
Census 2010:22,347 
Census 2000:20,425 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN KERR COUNTY - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Note: City and town populations include only those parts of each place found within this county. Use our «Town & City Search» to find the total population of each place.
Ingram city:1,835More data
Kerrville city:23,434More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,103.3More data
Water Area:4.0More data
Total Area:1,107.3More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:44.98More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:58.90More data
Percent Rural:41.10More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:26.4%More data
Race - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.0%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.1%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:69.4%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.6%More data
Age - 2015 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:19.3%More data
65 and Older:27.0%More data
85 and Older:3.8%More data
Median Age:48.4More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2015 (BEA):$45,770More data
Total Personal Income - 2015 (BEA):$2,332,198,000More data
Median Household Income - 2015 (Census Bureau):$47,389More data
Poverty - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:14.3%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:26.7%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:87.6% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:28.1% 
Wages (BEA - Due to reduced funding, this data on average wages is no longer availble from the BEA.)
Average Wage Per Job - 2013:$35,858More data
Average Wage Per Job - 2012:$35,540 
Average Wage Per Job - 2011:$34,697 
Average Wage Per Job - 2010:$34,225 
Average Wage Per Job - 2009:$33,202 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$39,309More data
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$37,595 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$36,225 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$35,833 
Average Annual Pay - 2011:$35,074 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:5.8 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2015
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.485000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$6,468,007,768More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$4,372,017,995More data
Total Actual Levy:$21,223,472More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$3,694,231More data
CY 2015:$3,540,579 
CY 2014:$3,392,486 
CY 2013:$3,206,793 
CY 2012:$2,944,811 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN KERR COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2015
IH Highways:37.506More data
US Highways:15.592More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:140.237More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:80.075More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:17.146More data
On-System Subtotal:290.556More data
City Streets:161.680More data
Certified County Roads:450.605More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:612.285More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:902.841More data
Lane Miles - 2015
IH Highways:150.024More data
US Highways:32.252More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:330.597More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:162.466More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:34.292More data
On-System Subtotal:709.631More data
City Streets:324.262More data
Certified County Roads:901.210More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,225.472More data
County Total:1,935.103More data
LINKS TO ADDITIONAL DATA
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2015»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Kerr County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Kerr County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Kerr County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Kerr County»

Special Districts in Kerr County.
School Districts in Kerr County.
History of City Tax Rates in Kerr County.

Airports in Kerr County.
Hospitals in Kerr County.
Prisons in Kerr County.